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Officers and gentlemen.

by Evelyn Waugh

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Sequel to Men at arms.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.W356 Of, PR6045.A97 Of
    The Physical Object
    Pagination339 p.
    Number of Pages339
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6177850M
    LC Control Number55009832
    OCLC/WorldCa367493

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    Officers and Gentlemen (Book): Waugh, Evelyn. Officers and Gentlemen (Book): Waugh, Evelyn. Skip to main navigation Skip to main navigation Skip to search Skip to search Skip to content Help Help, opens a new window. Help Help, opens a new window. Admin Admin, collapsed. This is the second book in Waugh's "Sword of Honor" trilogy about the exploits of Guy Crouchback, an officer in the British Army during World War Two. As was the first in the trio, Men at Arms, Officers and Gentlemen is a sometimes gentle, sometimes scathing satire on war and the British class system as well/5(5).


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Officers and Gentlemen is the second book of Evelyn Waugh's "Sword of Honour" trilogy, and my favorite (I've since read the third).

His semi-autobiographical subject is British officers inbut don't expect the World War II stories that you know and love from this book.4/5(84). Jan 16,  · Officers and Gentlemen (Sword of Honour) [Evelyn Waugh] on southlakes-cottages.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The wise, amusing, and beautifully written (Commonweal) second installment in Evelyn Waugh's masterful trilogy of World War Two novels. Fueled by idealism and eagerness to contribute to the war effortCited by: Mar 01,  · OFFICERS AND GENTLEMEN is the second in the "Sword of Honour" trilogy by Evelyn Waugh, a trio of novels that some have acclaimed the best fiction produced by World War II (I personally would not go that far) and others have stated represent Waugh's best work (with which I tend to agree, although I haven't yet read everything by Waugh).Cited by: Aug 08,  · Officers and Gentlemen - Kindle edition by Evelyn Waugh.

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Officers and Gentlemen is the second novel in Waugh's Sword of Honour trilogy, the author's look at the Second World War.

The novels loosely parallel Waugh's wartime experiences. The first was Men at Arms (), the third was Unconditional Surrender (). Plot summaryAuthor: Evelyn Waugh. Aug 13,  · 'An Officer And A Gentleman' is a brilliant film with great performances from Richard Gere, Louis Gossett Jr. and Debra Winger.

Richard Gere embodies the character of Zack Mayo, a troubled young man who, due to neglect and ill parenting by a military father, signs up with the Navy to get some direction in his misguided life.7/10(46K). "Wise, amusing, and beautifully written.

And because Officers and Gentlemen verifies a deepening seriousness and charity in Mr. Waugh's art, it extends and renews the promise of his brilliant talent."- R.T. Horchler, Commonweal5/5. "Officers and Gentlemen" is the second novel in Waugh’s Sword of Honour trilogy (the first being "Men at Arms", the third being "Unconditional Surrender"), the author’s look at the Second World War recording the tumultuous wartime adventures of Guy Crouchback.

Fueled by idealism and eagerness to contribute to the war effort, Guy Crouchback becomes attached to a commando unit undergoing. An Officer and a Gentleman is a American romantic drama film starring Richard Gere, Debra Winger, and Louis Gossett Jr., who won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for the film, making him the first African American male to do southlakes-cottages.com by: Jack Nitzsche.

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Sequel to Men at arms Happy warriors -- Interlude -- In the picture -- Epilogue Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to southlakes-cottages.com: The second part of the trilogy which began with Men At Arms () continues the leisurely perspective of World War II, and while the narrative itself is perhaps a fitful one- it is animated not only by the splendid display of its satiric invention- but also by its compassionate concern.

For Waugh, in this series which may well be his magnum opus as well as the outstanding British novel to Author: Evelyn Waugh.

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Officers and gentlemen. [Evelyn Waugh] -- In Men at Arms, the first book in the Sword of Honour trilogy, we were introduced to Guy Crouchback. Catholic, years-old, and divorced, he saw the outbreak of World War II as the opportunity for.

In "Officers and Gentlemen" Guy's further adventures are chronicled but not, apparently completed. He is sent to join Tommy Blackhouse's commando force on the Scottish Isle of Mugg, where he rejoices in a Bellamy's Club camaraderie.

An Officer and a Gentleman by Rachel Lee starting at $ An Officer and a Gentleman has 2 available editions to buy at Alibris. Officers and Gentlemen is the second novel in Waugh's brilliant Sword of Honor trilogy recording the tumultuous wartime adventures of Guy Crouchback ("the finest work of fiction in English to emerge from World War II" - Atlantic Monthly), which also comprises Men at Arms and Unconditional Surrender.May 30,  · In the days of chivalry, the golden age of our profession, knights (officers) were noted as well for courtesy and being gentle benefactors of the weak and oppressed.

From their acts of courtesy and benevolence was derived the word, now pronounced as .Sep 25,  · "Officers and Gentlemen", as I mentioned, starts out slowly but reaches a point of real insight when the men of Hookforce enter the reality of war.

The theater of war is Crete and the personalized images of war were, for me, the real value of the book/5(20).